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Grateful Dead Live at Swing Auditorium on 1977-02-26




Set 1: Terrapin Station, Minglewood Blues, They Love Each Other, Estimated Prophet, Sugaree, Mama Tried, Deal, Playing In The Band > The Wheel > Playing In The Band

Set 2: Samson & Delilah, Tennessee Jed, Music Never Stopped, Help On The Way > Slipknot > Franklin's Tower, Promised Land, Eyes Of The World > Dancing In The Streets > Around and Around

E: U.S. Blues


Collection GratefulDead
Band/Artist Grateful Dead
Venue Swing Auditorium
Location San Bernardino, CA

Notes

Like most older shows.. there are a few dropouts and reel changes.
This is a BettyBoard show and sound incredible.

Dropouts noted: Samson and Delilah @ 1:54; Music Never Stopped @ 2:04.

Reviews

Reviewer: barreramusic - - October 22, 2014
Subject: New Copy
First of all, thank God for Betty!

Anyway, I edited this show, due to the flaws of the board. I used the Betty Cantor SB for as much as I could, and I patched it where there are flaws in the board and between songs for the crowd's energy--patches done with this wonderful Hunter Seamons matrix.

If you want the crowd but less of it between songs and more board during the songs, you may like my copy. Also, if you prefer the jams and medleys not to be pieced up with track changes, you may prefer my copy. Finally, if you can only download ZIP files, you will like mine as long as it doesn't get pulled. Otherwise, I recommend the Hunter Seamons copy over all others.

https://archive.org/details/gd1977-02-26.barreramusic
Reviewer: Burnt Rich - - February 27, 2013
Subject: njpg review! Not so good??
Is it April Fools Day? That statement is 1000% pure sacrilege!! Any first set that begins with the crisp clean sound of a virgin Terrapin, First Estimated into a sweet Sugaree, and closes with the Playin>Wheel>Playin in 1977 is out of this park! Your standards bewilder my senses. Sorry for the rant.....And a straight Betty Board, to boot? If you had a map that showed an "X" where the buried treasure is in a box....both sets of this show would be inside. Second set is insane. But the first--there is no set like this from 65-95. It is a very, very special set. A gift to humanity. Seriously.
Reviewer: njpg - - February 27, 2012
Subject: Not so good first set,
Pretty sweet second. One among many excellent recordings.
Reviewer: theWOLFE - - March 28, 2011
Subject: Does't come better than this
The sound of this mastering is pristine. It does not get better! If only we had some powerful organ, then it would be a match made in heaven. In all honesty the tech problems, dont even shed a slight shadow on the perfection of this show. Its music, listen to bobbys playing, he is sounded GOOD!!! They all sound good, but his guitar comes through just rright
Reviewer: Estimatedjohn - - March 28, 2011
Subject: greeeeaaattttt!
i like this show minus the tech problems this show should be relesed on cd!great sound
Reviewer: limeydeadhead - - October 7, 2010
Subject: First one ?
Can't believe I'm the first reviewing it. Not a massive fan of 77.Prefer 76 and 78 but this is hot 5 stars. Bring it on. Cheers betty
Reviewer: myhungryhippo - - August 13, 2010
Subject: terrapin!
right off the bat, and with a sniff punch.

keith&donna good times
Reviewer: CricKeT420 - - August 12, 2010
Subject: Good Ole GD
Looks like my hometown was good for something besides gang banging.

First Terrapin, first Estimated and a Betty Cantor board.
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